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Re: FC7 ICH8 HBA (WAS: Re: HP Compaq 2510p - No HD detection)



On 20.09.2007 18:18, Alan Cox wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Sep 2007 11:34:41 -0400 (EDT)
> "Brian A. Seklecki" <lavalamp spiritual-machines org> wrote:
> 
>> FC7 custom kernel isn't finding your ICH8 controller at all.  You 
>> definately want to file a bug report on this.
> 
> Should be fixed with current kernels - they know 8086-2850 (ICH8M-6)

It is -- since round about mid of July in the Fedora kernels iirc.

> If your BIOS lets you put the device into AHCI mode then FC7 should be
> happy with it too

Which only helps for the harddisk but not for the CD-DVD-Drive (if it's
a PATA one). As one afaik are can't use ata_generic in anaconda of F7
properly you are out of luck on such machines and can't install from
CD/DVD -- that which sucks :-/

Cu
knurd


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